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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Alamance County

Cancer Survivors

Have you EVER been told by a doctor, nurse, or other health professional that you had cancer?

(Also see CDC - Optional Module:Cancer Survivorship)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,615 1,906 10.3 9.6-11.0 10,709 89.7 89.0-90.4
-Alamance County 340 54 9.9 7.1-13.7 286 90.1 86.3-92.9
GENDER
Male 120 20 10.1 5.9-16.6 100 89.9 83.4-94.1
Female 220 34 9.8 6.4-14.8 186 90.2 85.2-93.6
RACE
White 281 47 10.9 7.6-15.6 234 89.1 84.4-92.4
Other 57 7 7.1 3.1-15.5 50 92.9 84.5-96.9
AGE
18-44 77 3 2.4 0.7- 8.1 74 97.6 91.9-99.3
45+ 260 50 16.5 12.2-21.8 210 83.5 78.2-87.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 155 23 9.4 5.7-15.1 132 90.6 84.9-94.3
Some College + 185 31 10.3 6.6-15.9 154 89.7 84.1-93.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 183 30 11.8 7.4-18.4 153 88.2 81.6-92.6
$50,000+ 114 21 10.3 6.2-16.7 93 89.7 83.3-93.8

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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